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Add 7/14 and 24/50

7/14 + 24/50 is 49/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 25 = 350,
    7/14 = 7 × 25/14 × 25 = 175/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    24/50 = 24 × 7/50 × 7 = 168/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    175/350 + 168/350 = 175 + 168/350 = 343/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/50

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